Sybren Stuvel sybrenUSE at
Sun Oct 1 14:13:23 CEST 2006

John Machin enlightened us with:
> Hi, Sybren. I tried folloing your recipe on Windows with OOo 2.0 ...
> Minor problem: the executable is called soffice, not ooffice.
> Major problem: it crashed right at the start, somewhere in the maze
> of dlls.

That's not nice.

> Has anyone managed to get further than this on Windows (XP Pro, SP
> 2)?

Not me - I'm not using Windows. If anyone knows more about this,
please post here or post a comment at
so that I can improve the article.

Sybren Stüvel
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